At East London, December 14, 2007 (day/night). Makhaya Ntini Invitation XI won by five runs (D/L method). Toss: Makhaya Ntini Invitation XI. Makhaya Ntini Invitation XI 176-9 (25 overs) (S. M. Pollock 54); West Indians 110-5 (16.2 overs) (S. Chanderpaul 44).
This was a 25-over match played as part of Ntini's benefit season, and featured a comeback by the former South African Test player Jonty Rhodes, who made 25. With Rhodes and Herschelle Gibbs sparkling in the field, the West Indians were slightly behind the par score when heavy rain forced the players off.
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